Runaway Sierra Leone Ebola Patient Dies In Ambulance
A Sierra Leone Ebola patient whose family sparked a nationwide hunt when they forcefully removed her from a treatment center and took her to a traditional healer, died in an ambulance on the way to hospital, a health official said.
Citizens Call on School to Reconsider Hire for Cultural Studies Tacher
Concerned citizens of southwest Fresno call on Fresno Unified School District to reconsider the hire for the new Gaston Middle School of a white teacher for African-American, Latino and Southeast Asian studies.
Man Who Recorded Video Of Eric Garner Arrest Appears In Court On Gun Charges
The man who took video of Eric Garner's arrest appeared in court on gun charges Monday. Ramsey Orta pleaded not guilty two counts of criminal possession of a weapon and is being held on $75,000 cash bail. His family claims he was arrested as retribution for filming Garner's arrest.
The Liberian government says it will receive doses of an experimental Ebola drug to treat doctors in the West African country. The U.S. government confirmed that it had put Liberian officials in touch with the maker of ZMapp, and referred additional questions to Mapp Biopharmaceutical Inc.
Anonymous Threatens To Release Name Of Officer In Ferguson Police Shooting
The hacker group Anonymous claims it has the name of the Ferguson, Missouri, police officer involved in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager over the weekend. But in a rare display of caution, the group said Wednesday it is waiting to release the officer's name until it can be confirmed.
Members of New York's congressional delegation are asking the Justice Department to formally investigate the police custody death of Eric Garner and the law enforcement strategy known as broken windows. The six Democrats say black and Latino communities are disproportionately affected by the tactic of going after smaller crimes to help stop bigger ones.
State Police Captain Ron Johnson Speaks at Michael Brown Rally
Ron Johnson, the Missouri Highway Patrol captain put in charge of security in Ferguson, Mo., spoke at a rally honoring Michael Brown Sunday. He said that he empathized with the Brown family over their loss.
Police released videos and 911 calls Friday from several stores inside The Garden State Plaza in Paramus, where authorities say 20-year-old Richard Shoop of Teaneck, N.J., fired several shots inside the mall before killing himself.
Melissa Harris Perry reads her letter to Washington reporter Michelle Cottle, who called Michelle Obama a "feminist nightmare,” saying Cottle is wrong to write off the first lady's priorities as fluff.